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Raymond B. COLLYER
Husband:  Raymond B. COLLYER
Birth:  7 Nov 1901, Calhoun Co., MI
Death:  Jan 1986, Coldwater Twp., Branch Co., MI
Occupation:  laborer
Father:  Charles B. COLLYER (b. May 1873, MI), s/o Thomas COLLYER (b. 1833/4, England) & Jane Elizabeth JUBB (b. 1847/8, England)
Mother:  Louise POWERS (b. Mar 1880, MI), d/o Theo. POWERS & Imogene WILSON
Marriage:  1924/5
Wife:  Irma / Erma M. SMITH
Birth:  15 Oct 1905, Burlington Twp., Calhoun Co., MI
Death:  18 Nov 1972, Branch Co., MI
Father:  William H. SMITH
Mother:  Edith Eva RASEY
Children born in MI, presumably in Coldwater Twp., Branch Co., MI:
1.  Evelyn COLLYER, b. 1925/6
2.  Elizabeth M. COLLYER, b. 1927/8
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; UK, United Kingdom, GBR, Great Britain; USA, US, United States, Michigan


1.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
Charles B. COLLYER
Birth: Michigan
Father: Thos. COLLYER; Mother: Jane E. JUBB
Marriage: 11 Mar 1899, Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan
Spouse: Louise N. POWERS
Birth: Michigan
Father: Theo. POWERS; Mother: Inogene (sic) WILSON
Source: "Extracted marriage record for loclaity listed in the record."

2.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Charles COLLIER (æ 9, b. MI) is living in Clarendon, Calhoun Co., MI (p. 184C), with his parents, Thomas COLLIER (æ 46, b. England) & Elisibeth (æ 42, b. England), and siblings.

3.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

4.  1900 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Charles COLLYER (æ 27, b. May 1873, MI/Eng/Eng) and wife Louise M. (æ 20, b. Mar 1880, MI/NY/MI) are living in Clarendon Twp., Calhoun Co., MI (p. 98A); no children.

5.  1910 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Raymond COLLYER (æ 8, b. MI/MI/MI) is living in Tekonsha Twp., Calhoun Co., MI (p. 303B), with his parents, Charles B. COLLYER (æ 38, b. MI/Eng/Eng) & Louise (æ 30, b. MI/NY/MI), plus siblings.

3.  1920 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Raymond B. COLLYER (æ 18, b. MI) is rooming with the WOOLLEY family in Albion City, Calhoun Co., MI (p. 6A).

4.  1930 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #15 of 21):  Coldwater Twp., Branch Co., MI, Roll 977 (Book 2), p. 150A, SN 8A, ED 12-12, SD 16, enumerated 30 Apr 1930, official enumeration date 1 Apr 1930 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1930:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
3 4 5 6 7 8 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 24 25 26 27 28 30 31
191 165a Collyer Raymond B Head R 96 Y M W 29 M 24 N Y MI MI MI Y Laborer Read Building W Y N  
    _______ Erma M Wife       F W 25 M 19 N Y MI NY MI Y none          
    _______ Evelyne L Dau       F W  4 S   N N MI MI MI Y none          
    _______ Elizabeth M Dau       F W  2 S   N N MI MI MI Y none          
    Needham Freal G ½Bro       M W 36 S   N N MI MI MI Y Farmer Truck Farm W Y Y WW
Freal G. NEEDHAM is Edith RASEY's son with first husband, Edgar Edward NEEDHAM.

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